What It’s Not!


It’s not a gargoyle so massive that it could handle a tsunami

It’s not a quirky boutique hotel
It’s not a Liberty Style façade
It’s not a Haunted House

What is it?

The Bibliotheca Hertziana – Max Planck Institute for Art History*
(part of the Human Sciences Section of the Max Planck Society)

Now that’s a mouthful.

*Designed by Federico Zuccari in the late 16th century.

With nostril flaring, side view towards Trinita’ dei Monti above the Spanish Steps